How Bowling Alleys, Restaurants Choose Whether To Reopen In Georgia

Local restaurants and bowling alleys in Georgia are either celebrating a reopening Monday or letting customers know why they’ve chosen to stay temporarily closed now that Gov. Brian Kemp has allowed these businesses to move forward. Before Monday, customers could support local food establishments via take-out only. That scared people like Ashley Mackay, a longtime […]

New businesses are especially hard hit by the shutdown, having not yet recouped their initial investments

Editor’s note: In a Facebook post linked from this story, Mtn Axe owner John Cronin said his landlord was about to evict him. He later learned that a notice posted on the door of the business was a demand for compliance notice, not an eviction notice. DILLON — The COVID-19 shutdown has negatively impacted nearly […]

Stars and Strikes Family Entertainment Center opens in Irmo

The Irmo area has a new place for fun for all ages, and it arrived with a Saturday afternoon surprise. Stars and Strikes Family Entertainment Centers opened the doors to its newest location at 800 Lake Murray Boulevard, at the Columbiana Boulevard intersection. The huge new play palace will host a grand opening celebration March […]

First look: Inside Mavrix, new Scottsdale entertainment venue with bowling, laser tag, arcade games

TALKING STICK ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT, AZ — From bowling and laser tag to arcade games, there is no shortage of potential fun at Mavrix, the latest attraction to open within the Salt River’s Talking Stick Entertainment District. The 50,000-square-foot venue is home to 22 bowling lanes, a laser tag arena, 85 arcade games, a restaurant and four […]